A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 245 km S of Bengkulu, Indonesia (152 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 09:48:03 / February 17, 2021 @ 9:48 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:48:03 / 9:48 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 101.8605° East, -5.9849° South, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dic6. Unique identifier: us6000dic6.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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